为迎接2012年伦敦奥运会,英国将斥资1910万英镑建造一座115米高的深红色塔形建筑,这座塔比纽约的自由女神像还要高出22米,将成为伦敦的新地标。这座高塔是由特纳奖得主阿•卡普尔设计的,塔的主体将为钢结构,建筑造型蜿蜒曲折,从远处看像是一个损毁了的过山车。目前,这座地标 ...
担心电影《2012》中的情节会变成现实吗?美国一位商人最近为大家提供了一个逃离灾难的选择——入住他们公司打造的地下城堡。据介绍,该公司计划在美国境内建造20处抗灾地下城堡,总共有4000个席位可出售。这些城堡号称可抵挡里氏十级强烈地震和500小时的洪水以及核生化袭击,即 ...
Japan astronaut gets designer 'space suit' An illustration of an outfit made by Japanese fashion design Tae Ashida for astronaut Naoko Yamazaki, who is on a mission to the the International Space Station (ISS). Ashida put together
Going "green" has never been so festive as in westernmost Canada where two start-ups are offering an eco-friendly Christmas tree rental service for the holiday period. For about 100 dollars, Evergrow Christmas Trees and Carbonsync Christma
London's skyline has been recreated using fruit as part of a promotional campaign. Carl Warner and a team of five model makers spent three weeks crafting the scene using hundreds of pieces of fruit and veg - all painstakingly glued together. The